Common name:  Salvia-Perennial
 
Height:   16-18 Inches
Spread:    18-24 Inches
Flower Color:    Purple-blue shades
 
Foliage Color:   Green shades
Hardiness Zone: 3,4,5,6,7,8
Sun or Shade?:   Full sun (> 6 hrs. direct sun)
 
Wet or dry?:   Low water needs   Average water needs
Want to see wings?:   Attracts butterflies   Attracts hummingbirds
Need critter resistant plants?:  Deer resistant Rabbit resistant
How fast should it grow?:   Medium
 
When should it bloom?:   Early summer
How's your soil?:Average Soil Fertile Soil

Sweet or Sour Soil?:    Acidic Soil (pH < 7.0)  Neutral Soil (pH = 7.0)  Alkaline Soil (pH > 7.0)

What's your garden style?:   Container/Patio Cottage Eclectic

Spikes of vibrant violet-purple flowers stand at attention above the nicely mounded foliage of 'East Friesland'. Its foliage is aromatic when crushed. This is the perfect choice for containers or the front of the border. Try pairing it with Dianthus 'Shooting Star' PP16431 for an especially explosive combination.